“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Wilmington in Windham County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)

The Norton House

The Norton House Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2009
1. The Norton House Marker
Inscription. circa late 1700ís, one of the oldest houses left in town, was originally built on Lisle Hill in the first town of Wilmington. It was moved to its present site by ox cart in the 1830ís.
Location. 42° 52.174′ N, 72° 52.407′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Vermont, in Windham County. Marker is on West Main Street (Vermont Route 9) 0.1 miles west of North Main Street (Vermont Route 100), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. The Norton House is now home to A Quilters Paradise. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30 West Main Street, Wilmington VT 05363, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wilmington Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Crafts Inn (about 500 feet away); Elizabeth Page “Molly” Stark, 1737 – 1814 (about 500 feet away); Wilmington Veterans Monument (about 700 feet away); Stoyan Christowe (approx. 4.8 miles away); 1857 Schoolhouse No. 6 (approx. 4.8 miles away); Brigham Young Birthplace (approx. 5.6 miles away); Green Mountain Hall (approx. 5.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilmington.
Categories. Colonial Era
The Norton House Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2009
2. The Norton House Marker
The Norton House has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2009
3. The Norton House has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 779 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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